Back to All Events

mindful MATERIALS Sustainability Speed Dating @ NeoCon18

  • House of Blues 329 North Dearborn Street Chicago, IL, 60654 United States (map)

Let’s DATE!

WHAT? In a unique venue experience a little more than your average NeoCon party! Engage. Dialogue. Eat. Drink… Date!

Mindful MATERIALS is curating an opportunity to have guided, intentional conversations between Manufacturers and Building Industry Professionals: Architects, Designers, Contractors, Developers, Owners, Specifiers, Sustainability Consultants.

HOW?
Industry “Speed Dating”

  • Speed dating circuit: 11 Industry Professionals will meet 11 Manufacturer participants for 4:00 minutes each. Manufacturers will rotate to different dates.
  • During the speed dating circuit, the Industry Professionals will learn from the Manufacturers or share “something sustainable” during the date. Topics will range from corporate product sustainability initiatives, product transparency and optimization certifications, a specific sustainable product, firm specification guidelines, client requests, etc...

GOAL?
mM as a tool to enable more informed decision making. Everyone leaves with more knowledge than when they arrived. mM Manufacturers & AEC Industry Professionals have a one on one “speed date” to dialogue about product searching, sourcing and sustainability.

Armstrong World Industries, Armstrong Flooring, Aspecta by Metroflor, Construction Specialties, Kingspan, Mechosystems, Patcraft, Prosoco, Shaw Contract, Superior Essex & Tarkett are excited to host the 2nd mindful MATERIALS Sustainability Speed Dating event @ NeoCon18.

This event is open to all Architects, Designers, Contractors, Specifiers, Sustainability Consultants, Owners/Clients. The event is exclusive to the 11 sponsored manufacturers.